Teak Wood Outdoor Furniture
Teak does not require chemical treatment, because it is water and insect-resistant. This wood is neither affected by body lotions nor body oils, and pool or sea water and has the capacity to withstand the usage in general.
This wood does not require stain or paint and it comes in a light brown color. Though it turns gray with outdoor usage as it ages, it can be brought back to it's original color with a light sanding.
It is as important to make teak go through a proper production process as it is to sorting of teak. There are three stages involved in the production process : the drying process, the joinery, and the glue. In the drying process the wood has to be dried properly in kilns, the joinery involves the tongue and groove joinery which makes the wood withstand the general usage for a lifetime and in the glue process , the quality of the glue makes it sure that the tongue and groove joinery remain unaffected for a lifetime. For outdoor furniture making waterproof glue has to be used.
Teak wood also repels moisture. This is because of the high rubber content present in this wood. This has got natural resilient properties and can withstand extreme cold temperatures. One of the interesting facts about teakwood is that it can last for centuries. The best example for this are the European park benches that were built in the 19th century. They are as usable as they were when they were installed in the 19th century. They have withstood all weather from centuries. This wood can also be termed as weather resistant. It can last a lifetime without maintenance. If it is maintained properly it can last more than a lifetime. Another quality of this wood is that it doesn't stain, rust or corrode when brought into contact with other metals or iron. This gives another fillip to the fact that why this wood is the favorite wood for outdoor furniture manufacturing. This wood is also used to build ships throughout the world even today. One can trace the usage of teakwood to middle ages.
Among teak wood outdoor furniture there are teak sets, teak tables, teak chairs, teak benches, teak loungers and steamers, patio sets, patio umbrellas, outdoor seating, outdoor decor, and more.
Teak wood outdoor furniture is available not only in furniture shops, auction house, but also on the net.
The price varies according to the item of your choice.